Medical Genetics, With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 4th Edition

Medical Genetics

4th Edition With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

By Lynn B. Jorde, PhD, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT; John C. Carey, MD, MPH, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT and Michael J. Bamshad, MD, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT


1 Background and History

2 Basic Cell Biology: Structure and Function of Genes and Chromosomes

3 Genetic Variation: Its Origin and Detection

4 Autosomal Dominant and Recessive Inheritance

5 Sex-Linked and Nontraditional Modes of Inheritance

6 Clinical Cytogenetics: The Chromosomal Basis of Human Disease

7 Biochemical Genetics: Disorders of Metabolism

8 Gene Mapping and Identification

9 Immunogenetics

10 Developmental Genetics

11 Cancer Genetics

12 Multifactorial Inheritance and Common Diseases

13 Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy

14 Genetics and Personalized Medicine

15 Clinical Genetics and Genetic Counseling